|Oral history with Riley Sunrise Quoyavema - Autry National Center Institute of the American West|
Description: Interview with Riley Quoyavema conducted at the Southwest Museum on February 25, 1991. Mostly a discussion of Mr. Quoyavema's paintings of kachinas in the collections of the SWM in which he identifies the subjects and provides information on their roles. Mr. Quoyavema also discusses influences on his art, including Fred Kaboti, Jack Hokeah, Awa Tsireh, Tonita Pena, Julian and Maria Martinez, Nampeyo, Waldo Mootzka and former Museum director F...
Keywords: Kachinas; Hopi Artists; Hopi Indians--Education; Hopi Indians--Rites and ceremonies; Quoyavema, Riley Sunrise; Nampeyo, ca. 1856-1942; MartiÌnez, MariÌa Montoya; Kabotie, Fred; Hokeah, Jack, 1902-1969; Awa Tsireh, 1898-1955; PenÌƒa, Maria Antonia, 1893-1949; Martinez, Julian, d. 1943; Southwest, New; Los Angeles (Calif.); 1949-1991